BREAKING NEWS: Islamic Herdsmen Attack Church; 3 Killed, 16 Injured

By BosNewsLife Africa  Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Paul Jongas reporting from Nigeria

nigeria_christians1ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Suspected herdsmen from the mainly Muslim Fulani ethnic group stormed an evangelical church and fired shots during a New Year's Eve worship service in central Nigeria, killing as many as three people and injuring 16 others, reports said Thursday, January 2.

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria Islamic Fighters Kill Dozens Of Christians

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

nigeriachristiansABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Nigeria's troubled Christian community was plunged into mourning Wednesday, November 27, after the military confirmed that scores of Christians were killed in Nigeria's Plateau state by suspected Islamic gunmen.

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria Violence Kills Over 100 Christians (Update 2)

By BosNewsLife Africa Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Nigerian authorities said Sunday, July 8, that at least 63 people were killed when suspected Muslim herdsmen armed with guns and machetes stormed Christian villages, while missionaries claimed over 50 pastors and missionary leaders died in separate violence

Nigeria Churches Challenged As Dozens Die In Plateau State

By BosNewsLife Africa Service

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Churches in central Nigeria have to decide whether to reopen this weekend for worship after dozens of Christians were killed since last week, prompting the military to step up security and impose a curfew, locals said.